Churches offer Holy Week, Easter services
The following churches host services during Holy Week and Easter weekend:
Faith United Methodist Church
27400 S.E. Stark St., Troutdale
6 p.m. Maundy Thursday service, April 5, includes a soup and bread dinner, Holy Communion and washing of feet.
10:30 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 8, celebration includes Easter music with the choir, Holy Communion, and refreshments after worship. People invited to bring fresh flowers for a flower cross.
Info: 503-661-4520, troutdalefaithumc.org
Gethsemane Lutheran Church
11560 S.E. Market St.
7:15 p.m. Maundy Thursday, April 5
Noon and 7:15 p.m. Good Friday, April 6
7:15 p.m. Easter Vigil, Saturday, April 7
Easter Sunday, April 8, services at 8 and 10:30 a.m.
Easter breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m.
Easter Egg Hunt, 9:45 a.m.
Info: 503-256-1835, glcportland.org
8840 N.E. Skidmore St.
7:30 p.m. Mass Holy Thursday, April 5.
Good Friday, April 6: Via Matris at 3 p.m.; Liturgy at 7:30 p.m.
8 p.m. Easter Vigil Mass, Saturday, April 7
Easter Sunday, April 8, Masses at 10 a.m. and noon
Info: 503-254-7371, thegrotto.org
Pleasant Home United Methodist Church
31632 S.E. Bluff Road
7 p.m. Good Friday, April 6: Special service to observe the death of Jesus Christ on the cross. There will be special music and a Reader's Theater presentation: 'JUDAS: Disciple of Conflict 33 A.D. and Today.'
10 a.m. Saturday, April 7: Family Easter brunch and Easter egg hunt for children.
11 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 8: Worship service includes confirmation and baptism for Cole Spina, Amanda Tackett, and Amber Wilson. Choir will sing, and there will be a procession of flowers.
3101 S.E. Orient Drive
10:45 a.m. Easter Sunday, April 8
Info: 503-663-9146, ajesuscommunity.org
Wood Village Baptist Church
23601 N.E. Arata Road, Wood Village
7 p.m. Good Friday, April 6
'The Night of Sorrows: A Night of Reflection.' Music, dramatic readings and communion. Childcare available for infants through kindergarten.
Easter Sunday, April 8
9:30 a.m. traditional celebration, with music from Jay Schunke and Praise Band.
11 a.m. contemporary celebration; music with Kelly Gable and Worship Team.
Pastor's message at both services, and childcare available.
Refreshments will be served after each service.
Northwest Oregon Conference